Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 241 232
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 77 74 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.79% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 66 70
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +4.90%
10th Percentile £28,500 £24,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,250 £45,577
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +11.76%

Statistics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,567 9,370 9,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.41% 89.88% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6,742 7,330 7,617
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.20% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,425 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistics in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Statistics in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the West Midlands

Statistics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +7 35 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Coventry +10 13 £32,000 -22.89%
Staffordshire +16 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Halesowen - 9 £37,500 -
Solihull -10 4 £41,500 +45.61%
Worcestershire +3 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 31 (40.26%) SQL
2 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
3 24 (31.17%) Finance
4 17 (22.08%) SLA
5 16 (20.78%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (20.78%) Incident Management
5 16 (20.78%) Process Improvement
5 16 (20.78%) Analytics
6 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (19.48%) Mathematics
6 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
6 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (18.18%) ServiceNow
7 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (16.88%) Marketing
8 13 (16.88%) Performance Management
8 13 (16.88%) Financial Modelling
8 13 (16.88%) Cadence
8 13 (16.88%) Data Analysis
8 13 (16.88%) Critical Success Factor
8 13 (16.88%) Escalation Management
8 13 (16.88%) Service Design
8 13 (16.88%) Contract Management
8 13 (16.88%) Customer Requirements
8 13 (16.88%) IT Strategy
8 13 (16.88%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (15.58%) Degree
9 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.39%) SAS
2 5 (6.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.90%) SPSS
5 1 (1.30%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) Sage 200
1 4 (5.19%) Sage 500
1 4 (5.19%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Office 365
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) ATM
1 2 (2.60%) BGP
1 2 (2.60%) Broadband
1 2 (2.60%) DSL
1 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.60%) Firewall
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
1 2 (2.60%) IPsec
1 2 (2.60%) ISDN
1 2 (2.60%) MPLS
1 2 (2.60%) OSPF
1 2 (2.60%) PPP
1 2 (2.60%) SMS
1 2 (2.60%) VPN
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
2 1 (1.30%) NGN
2 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (7.79%) MySQL
8 5 (6.49%) Apache Hive
8 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (6.49%) Sqoop
9 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.90%) Big Data
10 3 (3.90%) GIS
11 1 (1.30%) DB2
11 1 (1.30%) QlikView
11 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.30%) TestRail
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Marketing
3 10 (12.99%) Games
4 4 (5.19%) Advertising
4 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.90%) Automotive
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.30%) Electronics
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Insight Analyst
3 12 (15.58%) Architect
3 12 (15.58%) Technical Architect
4 11 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Data Insight Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Insight Data Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) DBA
8 6 (7.79%) SQL DBA
9 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Customer Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Cognos Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Games Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) .NET
2 7 (9.09%) HTML
3 6 (7.79%) CSS
4 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.19%) Entity Framework
6 3 (3.90%) Web Services
7 1 (1.30%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.30%) Flash
7 1 (1.30%) XML
7 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) BBC
3 7 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 7 (9.09%) Replication
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) iPad
4 2 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Blog
5 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
1 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
1 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Analytics
1 16 (20.78%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) Incident Management
1 16 (20.78%) Process Improvement
2 15 (19.48%) Mathematics
2 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.88%) Collaborative Working
4 13 (16.88%) Contract Management
4 13 (16.88%) Critical Success Factor
4 13 (16.88%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (16.88%) Data Analysis
4 13 (16.88%) Escalation Management
4 13 (16.88%) Financial Modelling
4 13 (16.88%) IT Strategy
4 13 (16.88%) Performance Management
4 13 (16.88%) Service Design
5 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (11.69%) Statistical Modelling
7 8 (10.39%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) SQL
2 10 (12.99%) C#
3 7 (9.09%) R
3 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.79%) Python
5 5 (6.49%) C
6 4 (5.19%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.60%) Java
7 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) VBA
8 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) CCNA
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.60%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) SLA
2 5 (6.49%) QA
3 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Oozie
2 2 (2.60%) Netcool
2 2 (2.60%) QRadar
2 2 (2.60%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) ServiceNow
2 13 (16.88%) Cadence
3 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Cognos
4 4 (5.19%) IDERA
4 4 (5.19%) Sage
4 4 (5.19%) Tableau
5 3 (3.90%) Google
6 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) Juniper
6 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.60%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle
7 1 (1.30%) RedGate
7 1 (1.30%) Teradata